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SC121: Human Anatomy and Physiology IName__Angela Washington________________________________Unit 9 Worksheet – Membrane PotentialsEach answer is worth 1 point (20 points total)To complete this worksheet, select:        Chapter 12: Nervous Tissue       Animations Introduction to Membrane Potentials1.Describe the neuron function.   Neurons act to facilitate the transfer of data amongst the body’s cells sustaininghomeostasis2.Contrast graded potentials and action potentials.Graded potentials are electrical signs that have variable amplitude, are localized, and travel short distances along the membrane. In contrast, an action potential has a fixed amplitude and can travel greater distance along the membrane.

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